Membership Types

TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP
QUALIFICATIONS COST
Full Member
  • Hold a doctoral degree in psychology from a regionally accredited graduate or professional school that has achieved accreditation within the last five years of the doctoral degree (or a school of similar standing outside of the United States). 
  • Employment as a manager or leadership role, academician whose focus is management, or consultant to management.
  • Commit to the APA Code of Ethics.

  • May vote and stand for office and serve as elected Officers or Members of the Board of Directors.
$145
Early Career Member
  • Hold a doctoral degree in psychology from a regionally accredited graduate or professional school that has achieved accreditation within the last five years of the doctoral degree (or a school of similar standing outside of the United States).
  • Employment of less than five years as a manager or leadership role, academician whose focus is management, or consultant to management.
    OR
  • Provide attestation of career goal of leadership/management to be accomplished within five years. This attestation would include a  statement describing current career activities and how he/she is preparing to move into leadership/management or consultant to management.
  • Commit to the APA Code of Ethics.

  • May vote and stand for office and serve as elected Officers or Members of the Board of Directors.
$100
Associate Members
  • Hold a master's degree in psychology from a regionally accredited graduate or professional school or a school that achieved such accreditation within five years of the master’s degree (or a school of similar standing outside of the United States). 
  • Be employed as a manager, academician whose focus is management, or consultant to management.
  • Commit to the APA Code of Ethics.

  • May vote and stand for office and serve as elected Officers or Members of the Board of Directors.
 $145
Affiliate Members
  • Hold at least a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited University (or a University of similar standing outside of the United States). 
  • Have an interest in the intersection of psychology in leadership and/or management.
  • Commit to the APA Code of Ethics.

  • May not vote or stand for office and serve as elected Officers or Members of the Board of Directors.
 $145
Student Members
  • Be enrolled in a psychology masters or doctoral program at a regionally accredited graduate or professional school that achieved such accreditation within five years of the master’s or doctoral degree (or a school of similar standing outside of the United States). 
  • Have an interest in leadership, management and/or psychology.
  • Commit to the APA Code of Ethics. 

  • May not vote or stand for office and serve as elected Officers or Members of the Board of Directors.
 $75

I’M READY TO JOIN. WHAT DO I DO NOW?

Complete the online application. A complete SPIM membership application is comprised of two parts: 1) a completed membership application, 2) uploaded copy of your CV

Join Now

Call the SPIM Administrator, Liz Woodward at (773) 331-0457 if you have problems with this process. She will be happy to walk you through the procedure.

Interested but not quite ready to apply? Call the Membership Chair, Sarah Early at (303) 916-6232.